Nov 4, 2012 11:30pm EST
. in the washington area, the average price is a bit higher at $3.75. diesel fuel dipped 7 cents. memphis tennessee the lowest, the price of gas there, $3.11. the highest price, that's in san francisco, $4.05 a gallon j. a tanker fully loaded with gasoline crashed and exploded on a highway near seattle killing the driver. 9,000 gallons of gas caught fire. no word on would caused the truck and trailer to leave the freeway and roll over. two cars were also involved in that accident. >>> just ahead on 9news now, the new york marathon canceled because of sandy but thousands of runners were on the streets anyway. >> just like everybody else you see out here, we all got together, and we were going to run. we were here, because new york city has been here for us. >> we're going to tell you why the runners decided to race despite the canceled marathon. >>> and it's going to feel a lot like winter tonight. erica has details. stay with us. >>> some 40,000 people were expected to run the new york city marathon but the event was canceled in the aftermath of hurricane sandy. today thousands of runners volunteer
Nov 6, 2012 7:30pm EST
around washington. on the other hand, the big strength for governor romney is down in coal country, down in southeastern virginia. then governor romney probably has a better chance around norfolk because of those defense issues down there that you just heard john dickerson talk about. so when we get a better feel as to where most of this vote is turning how the, we'll have a better feel as to whose actually ahead. >> pelley: nora, this gives canada them alot of confidence. >> virginia is key. they feel good about virginia because of that heavy turnout. those exit polls we talked about 52% of the electorate is female. it was actually 54% in 2008. these numbers can change a little bit but suggest the female vote is down a little bit. and one of the toughest fights we saw over women voters was actually in virginia. the after that debate where there was that discussion about binders full of women, romney immediately went on the air in virginia with an ad saying that he is for contraception and then obama came back with another ad contradicting that sniesmght thank yo.>> pelley: thank you .
Nov 5, 2012 7:00am EST
the benefits of a longer life. opposite i'm bill plante in washington. >> i'm amazed at the exercise routine these guys have despite the pressure. >> governor romney has had an elliptical machine brought into his hotel room. president obama is scheduled to play a game of hoops. >> did president bush 43, did he have an elliptical on the plane. >> yes. that's how these guys stay in shape. >>> what if we could build a giant barer to keep cities safe from major flooding like we saw with sandy. it has been done before, overseas. that's right. we're going to show you what these giant structures are capable of when cbs "this morning" continues. >> "cbs healthwatch" sponsored by pretty goodo. enjoy the savoy taste of pretty goodo. choose taste, choose prego. of west virginia? charleston. , whl nutella is a delicious hazelnut spread my whole family loves. mom, have you seen my -- backpack? nutella goes great on whole-wheat toast or whole-grain waffles. and its great taste comes from a unique combination of simple ingredients like hazelnuts, skim milk and a hint of cocoa. yeah, bye. have you se